As Lionel Messi zigzagged this way and that it sometimes seemed that Argentina’s No 10 must be electrically powered and perhaps operated by remote control.
Although Brighton’s Alexis Mac Allister scored the vital breakthrough goal for Lionel Scaloni’s side, it was Messi’s dedication to, in equal measure, bewitching his adoring public and bewildering Poland that really made the difference.
Written by Louise Taylor at Stadium 974
This news first appeared on https://www.theguardian.com/football/2022/nov/30/poland-argentina-world-cup-group-c-match-report under the title “Argentina advance despite Messi’s saved penalty and Poland squeak through”. Bolchha Nepal is not responsible or affiliated towards the opinion expressed in this news article.